P/2006 F1 ( Kowalski )

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Updated on October 15, 2010

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* Profile

Discovery Date March 21, 2006
Magnitude 18.8 mag
Discoverer R. A. Kowalski (Mt. Lemmon Survey)

* Orbital Elements

The following orbital elements are taken from MPC 60280:

Epoch 2008 Feb. 24.0 TT = JDT 2454520.5
T 2008 Feb. 20.2224 TT                                  MPC
q   4.119098             (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.0972084      Peri.  186.9164      +0.6581527      +0.6913818
a   4.684539       Node   124.7576      -0.6722175      +0.7179047
e   0.120704       Incl.   21.2701      -0.3390555      -0.0812648
P  10.1
From 74 observations 2005 May 10-2007 July 5, mean residual 0".7.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = -6.5 + 5 log d + 35 log r(t + 600)

        * Gray curve is:  m1 = 8.5 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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The orbital elements are published at the MPC Ephemerides and Orbital Elements.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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